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Black Friday (shopping)

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  • SeaWorld Orlando: "Blue Friday" deals on park experiences

    SeaWorld Orlando: "Blue Friday" deals on park experiences
    SeaWorld Orlando is gearing up for post-Thanksgiving deals. Instead of Black Friday discounts, it will be touting "Blue Friday" offers on "the most exclusive park experiences," the company said Tuesday. It's not being specific about those experiences or...
  • Sears, Kmart and OfficeMax to open on Thanksgiving

    Sears, Kmart and OfficeMax to open on Thanksgiving
    If you’re keeping track, add Kmart, Sears and OfficeMax, to the list of retailers opening their doors on Thanksgiving for the holiday shopping extravaganza. Kmart will open for 41 hours starting at 6 a.m. Thanksgiving Day to 11 p.m. on Black...
  • One Direction's 'Midnight Memories' Tops U.S. Album Charts

    Brit boy band One Direction made its anticipated conquest of the U.S. album chart last week, collecting its third consecutive stateside No. 1 album in just two years. The week also witnessed huge bumps for old releases, thanks to the traditional Black...
  • Black Friday isn't a Friday deal anymore

    Seems like "Grey Thursday" is the new Black Friday. Several big-box retailers such as Macy's, JCPenney and destination shopping center Sawgrass Mills have announced an 8 p.m. Thanksgiving opening to kick off this season's holiday shopping. Last year,...
  • More stores will open Thanksgiving night

    More stores will open Thanksgiving night
    More stores are jumping on the Thanksgiving bandwagon. As a story that will run in Wednesday's paper tells us, more stores this year have decided to open their doors Thanksgiving night. Kohl's, J.C. Penney and Macy's - which all opened between...
  • Sears and Kmart will both open on Thanksgiving

    Sears and Kmart will both open on Thanksgiving
    The open-on-Thanksgiving movement continues.   Kmart stores will open at 6 a.m. Thanksgiving Day, while Sears will open at what's become the more conservative hour of 8 p.m. Both stores will stay open through Black Friday, with Sears clsoing at 10 and...
  • Toys R Us opening at 5 p.m. Thanksgiving

    Toys R Us opening at 5 p.m. Thanksgiving
    Toys R Us has always taken the lead on opening early for Black Friday shopping, and this year is no exception. The retailer plans to open at 5 p.m. Thanksgiving. Now, a lot of stores are opening at 8 p.m. this year - the same hour Toys "R" us opened...
  • November retail sales weak despite all-out Black Friday efforts

    November retail sales weak despite all-out Black Friday efforts
    Retailers pulled no punches in November, slashing prices, opening during the Thanksgiving holiday, blitzing online shoppers with deals well before Black Friday and offering perks such as price-matching and free shipping. But all their efforts couldn&...
  • Fast-food workers walk off jobs in minimum wage protest

    Fast-food workers walk off jobs in minimum wage protest
    Fast-food workers in hundreds of U.S. cities staged a day of strikes and rallies on Thursday to demand higher wages, saying the pay was too low to feed a family and forced most to accept public assistance. The protests escalated a series of actions at...
  • Consumer confidence rebounds, hits five-month high

    Consumer confidence rebounds, hits five-month high
    Consumer confidence unexpectedly rebounded in December to a five-month high after slumping in recent months partly due to the partial government shutdown, according to a Thomson Reuters/University of Michigan preliminary reading.  The widely watched...
  • Black Friday Survival Guide: Top tips to get ready for Nov. 28

    There are just a few weeks to go before the 8 p.m. Thanksgiving shopping madness begins on Nov. 28. We’re talking about Black Friday, and if you want to score the best deals on holiday gifts, you’ll need to use the next few weeks to draw up a battle plan...
  • Wal-Mart starts offering online holiday deals -- a month early

    Wal-Mart starts offering online holiday deals -- a month early
    Most Halloween candy is still sitting uneaten in pillowcases, but retailers such as Wal-Mart Stores Inc. are already kicking off their Christmas promotions in hopes of surviving harsh holiday conditions this year. Bargain basement deals normally...